06/19/2013 03:20 pm ET

Spomeniks: The Second World War Memorials That Look Like Alien Art

The Guardian

Erected in tranquil fields in the middle of nowhere, Spomeniks – which means monuments in Serbo-Croatian – look like alien landings, crop circles or Pink Floyd album covers. At odds with the surrounding farmhouses and hills, their beauty lies in their misaligned locations. Concrete structures lost in natural landscapes, they are conspicuously out of place.

Read more on The Guardian